Does your thermostat contain mercury?

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You May be Breaking the Law.

Many states require proper disposal of mercury thermostats.


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Latest News

5 for $5 USACD Summer Recycling Promotion

Posted Jul 11, 2014

Thermostat Recycling Corporation (TRC) has joined forces with US Air Conditioning Distributors (USACD) to offer a new summer promotion to incent the return of mercury thermostats. Want $5 to In-N-Out Burger®?  Simply...

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Johnstone Supply Launches National Mercury Thermostat Recycling Campaign

Posted Aug 12, 2014

Thermostat Recycling Corporation (TRC) applauds Johnstone Supply’s huge effort to enhance its thermostat recycling at more than 380 locations nationwide. The HVACR industry leader has committed to making any Johnstone...

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Tips to Promote Your Recycling Efforts

Posted Aug 15, 2014

If you participate in TRC’s program, either as a mercury thermostat collection location or as a person who recycles mercury thermostats, you’re doing a good deed and helping the environment. (And if you don’t...

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